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Lot # 274 (of 1137)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1911 T205 Gold Border Irvin Wilhelm ("suffe ed" in 18th line) PSA EX-MT 6

Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $1,422

Wilhelm is one of the particularly rare cards in the T205 Gold Border set. Few realize that there are actually two variations to this card, relating to the text on the reverse (the variations are checklisted in The Standard Catalog as 202a and 202b). Presented here is the more common variation with “suffe ed” in the 18th line of the bio. The card is graded EX-MT 6 by PSA. This example has bold color, flawless registration, and a strong image. The delicate gold border is free of chipping with slight evidence of wear at the tips of the corners. Centered approximately 65/35 L/R and T/B. The well-centered Piedmont reverse is clean and boldly printed. This is an extremely strong example of this key variation and a worthy addition to any T205 Gold Border master set.Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000+. SOLD FOR $1,422

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